– Do you dream of having gills? Does maintaining the perfect pH, salinity, nitrates, and phosphates excite you? Are you an expert at caring for marine animals? Our Lead Aquarist is headed abroad, and we are accepting application for this 40 hour/month position through April 26th, with a start date of May 6th. To check out the job description, click HERE
Board Members – The Puget Sound Estuarium is seeking applicants to serve on its Board of Directors. Having marine/estuary knowledge or previous experience serving on non-profit boards is not required. Each member of the Board of Directors serves a three-year term. Responsibilities include thoughtful participation in monthly Board meetings, service, and support of the Estuarium in a variety of tasks and events.
If you are interested, please submit any questions and/or a letter of interest and resume to board@SSEAcenter.org
. Applications received before April 30 will receive priority. The Board will review all nominations to ensure their eligibility and contact selected applicants for an informal interview.
We are excited to announce the return of the Estuarium’s annual music benefit! Featuring a silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, deserts, door prizes, and live music from Laura Lowe and the Mud Bay Blues Band. This is a can’t miss event! Join us on Saturday, March 23rd, from 7:00 – 9:30 PM at the Olympia Elks Lodge for a night of celebration. There’s no better way to show your support for the Estuarium this Spring!
Prices: ON LINE RESERVATIONS, close at 2 pm March 23. Tickets available at the door ($30).
Be sure to get your tickets while they’re still available by following the link HERE.
It’s Fish February at the Estuarium! Come on down all month long to discover the amazing fish of the Puget Sound. Join us on February 23rd for fish inspired activities all day long. Complete with an amazing stream table from the South Puget Sound Salmon Enhancement Group, fish printing, and fish dissections, Fish February will be FIN – tastic! Click HERE for more information about Fish February.
Our next Pier Peer is just a couple weeks away. Join us on February 19th from 6:30 – 8:30 PM on the docks at Boston Harbor Marina! Click HERE to register today.
The last free talk in our Discovery Speaker Series is on February 21st and we can’t wait! Join us at WET Science Center on Thursday, the 21st, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM for “Following the Whale’s Tail: An Icon in Danger” by Cindy Hansen of Orca Network! Click HERE for more information about out Discovery Speaker Series.
Happy February from the Estuarium!
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